Prairie dog

The Wuhlheide has a small zoo with an outdoor prairie dog terrarium. This prairie dog was admiring his/her painted equivalent. Taken with my D700 and 85mm 1.4.

Breite Str

Walking through Berlin we passed my former apartment and the street leading to it. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 50mm 1.8. Here are some more pics from the trip:

Knitted fish

Walking through Hackesche Höfe I passed this knitted fish. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 50mm 1.8.

Autumn leaves

Finally autumn has arrived (however, with quite summerly temperatures) – as these leaves taken in Berlin last week show. Taken with my D700 and Nikon 85mm 1.4.

Selber Schwabe

The German Federal State of Baden-Württemberg is trying to get people in Berlin to move to Baden-Württemberg. One of the tools are stickers like this one with Selber Schwabe written on it. Taken with my D700 and 85 1.4.

Horses of Freedom

While in Berlin last November I visited the Allied Museum to see their exhibition on the influence of American popular music in Germany. On my way back into the city I passed the sculpture “The Day the Wall Came Down” by Veryl Goodnight commemorating the fall of the Berlin wall. Taken with my D700 and…Continue reading Horses of Freedom


While in Berlin last week Greenpeace was protesting against Russia’s handling of the Greenpeace activists. Part of the protest was this Greenpeace boat moored to the Spree. Taken with my Canon S95.

За родину

While in Berlin we (finally) visited the capitulation museum in Karlshorst. The garden surrounding the house features some Soviet tanks and other army vehicles. This tank has “Za Rodinu” written on it. Taken with my Nikon FE and 50mm 1.8 Series E lens on Ilford HP5.

Autumn leaves in Berlin

While in Berlin last month autumn finally caught up with us – as these leaves from Dahlem show. Taken with my Canon S 95. Here are some more pics from Berlin:


During our last visit to Berlin we had coffee at Zuckerfee. In front of the café there was a bike sculpture with this front wheel and autumn colors. Taken with my D700 and 85mm 1.4.


I spent a long weekend in Berlin in July only with my Canon S95 and was lucky with the weather:

moskva in berlin

walking down frankfurter allee last month i passed by cafe moskva. taken with my canon s95.